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  1. Add testimonials

    Please add a feature to add Customer Testimonials to my site. It should be a page you can add, add a menu link to it from your homepage, ask the client for their name, rating (1 to 5 or stars or something like that), have them write up to maybe 200-300 characters and then have a submit button. The owner can then review the testimonial and choose to publish or not.

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      0 comments  ·  Customization  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Video Custom Thumbnail / Preview User Experience Improvements

      The custom video preview/thumbnail upload dialog currently let's users upload a PNG file. However, afterwards the video thumbnail never changes. After contacting support, I found out that it has to be a JPG. Unfortunately, the dialog doesn't mention this at all. Thus, here are my suggestions on how to improve the user experience:

      1. Indicate in the dialog window that it has to be a JPG file. Right now, it doesn’t mention that.

      2. Reject files other than JPG. Right now, I can upload a PNG and the following confirmation message led me to believe that everything had been done…

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        0 comments  ·  Video  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Create Roku APP!!

        Since the Roku SmugMug app is no longer supported and you change things and break the app, you should create your own Roku APP!!!!!!!!!

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        • Add iOS app slideshow speed option

          Smugmug iOS app slideshow to have speed control (its way too fast) and display captions.

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          • 4k Video Resolution

            Allow play back at 4k resolution of uploaded video files

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            • Photo number in the discription when posting gallery to Facebook

              Is it possible for you to add the photo numbers to each photo when sharing a whole gallery to Facebook. it would make life a lot easier for me to sell my photos. most of my loss of sales is due to the fact that the people refuse to purchase in Dollars they want ZAR. by adding the photo number when posting it will make it easy for me to sell my photos via EFT. thank you

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              • Automatically show buy button

                Hi. When I post a photo link on Facebook, it takes scrolling and an extra click to see the Buy button on the bottom. Please let the Buy button show up automatically and at the top or next to the photo so that viewers, especially on mobile phone such as my iPhone, can know it's for sale from the get-go

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                  0 comments  ·  Social & Sharing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • "Unaccepted" (Shared) Galleries feature

                  This is a feature request which I think would be incredibly useful.

                  I've found that in the past I've sent invitations to my galleries to users / friends -- and they either lose those invitations, or those invitations get sent to spam. Occasionally something goes wrong - maybe the user get busy, maybe they just forget.

                  A month goes buy. And the invitation to the initial gallery is lost. Forever. Where are the pictures to the gallery? Lost. :(

                  Now lets say the user log's in to smugmug after a month or so - just by chance because I, the…

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                  • Guest Uploading - to an unlisted gallery - add a custom "You Are Finished" page

                    Currently when a Guest finishes uploading to an unlisted gallery, and they click "Done", they are redirected to SmugMug's "Unlock Gallery" page. Can Smugmug allow us to create our own redirect page? Something like a "Thank You For Your Submission" or a "You Are Finished" page. Our goal is to hide all of the photos that guests have uploaded until all of the Guests have finished uploading to the Gallery and we are we are ready to "unveil" the complete gallery. A nice "Thank You For Your Submission" or "Congratulations, You Are Finished Uploading" page is nicer to be redirected…

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                      0 comments  ·  Uploading  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Allow the ability to show keywords when mouse is hovered near the bottom of the image across all gallery types.

                      Currently, when you are logged into the owners account, when you select an image in a gallery and move your mouse to the bottom of the image, all of the keywords are visible. If the gallery is private, then users who you've invited to the gallery, cannot see the keywords when hovering their mouse near the bottom of the image. This should be a setting that you can enable. The search within a private gallery works fine but the keywords cannot be made available to invited users. Please add this feature.

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                        0 comments  ·  Image Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • see which users are most active on your page

                        My site is completely closed off to the outside world. I have a few galleries that I invited specific people to access. Within the "Statistics" page in "Account Settings", I can see how popular my site is but it doesn't give me any information about WHO is visiting my site. Since my site is locked off and only accessible by specific users, I'd love to see which specific users are accessing my site the most and which galleries are their favorites.

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                        • Collect Viewers Email Address to View Galleries (not using Events)

                          Hello,

                          I think it is very important to add an optional email gate to galleries. That way when I share my family session galleries with my clients and they share with their family and friends, I have a way to connect and continue my relationship with people that have viewed my work. This does exist on other platforms but I have been with smugmug since the beginning and would love to stay here.

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                          • Slideshow music

                            Will SmugMug please look into adding music to the slideshow?

                            SmugMug Support Hero,

                            Will SmugMug please look into adding music to the slideshow? My other website www.RichardDalcinStudios.com has music and it helps so much with the images. Please respond with a positive reply.
                            Best,
                            Richard Dalcin

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                              31 comments  ·  Slideshow  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Password protection for app

                              It would be great if the device app had the option of using a password. I've seen this on third party SmugMug apps which is great and it would be great if that was an option on the official app.

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                              • implement a "Magic zoom" by magictoolbox, feature (or similar ) into you viewing options. It provides smaller samples - harder to copy

                                I feel it would be good if SM implemented a feature into their viewing options like "Magic zoom" by magictoolbox.
                                This allows small high-res samples making it harder to copy yet easier for users to see the quality of the photo they may wish to buy.

                                Perhaps a premium option??

                                Please . . .

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                                  0 comments  ·  Site Look & Feel  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Allowing individuals to word their own email invitations. Currently you use they or their and the wording is incorrect for me.

                                  Allow each person to customize their email invitation if possible. "They" doesn't apply to me and is incorrect on the invitation.
                                  Thanks!

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                                  • Sequence Shot Pricing

                                    I sell digital downloads of sports events, and would like to be able to offer athletes the ability to buy sequence shots at a discount. So, for example, if your son was in the long jump and I took a six shot sequence of his jump, I would like for you to be able to buy the six shots for $40 instead of paying $10 for each shot.

                                    I don't want to offer simple quantity discounts because some parents of athletes tell me that if I do that they will collect money from the other parents and buy EVERYTHING as…

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                                      0 comments  ·  Commerce/Selling Tools  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Consistent European language and measurement support for shopping cart

                                      If you will please add this as a friendly suggestion to the wish list:

                                      If you could make the shopping experience more user friendly for European customers by enabling consistent use of one language only.

                                      For example I live in Germany and for my clients I would need to have all print measurements in cm, not in inch. Also nobody here knows what 'lustre' means.

                                      One way would be if we could custom edit the price list. Another one would be if Loxley Colours would offer translated price lists.

                                      Thank you for listening, Hannes

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                                        0 comments  ·  Ordering/Products to Buy & Sell  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Allow the generation of multiple [img] codes from a selection of photographs. Makes posting to a forum in bulk a lot easier

                                        I'm a convert from the dreaded Photobucket. One good feature that they have is to allow you to select multiple pivcthures in a gallery and generate a bulk load of [img] codes. A one click operation that makes posting pictures to a picture heavy forum a lot easier

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                                        • Offer photobooks and calendars for sale.

                                          I would like to be able to offer calendars and photobooks for sale on my SmugMug site. I have been ordering them from other sites but it is a pain; would be easier to have everything available for sale in one place.

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